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Images of Freedom Park

Explore the rich story of South Africa depicted at Freedom Park, from the moving memorials to those who died in the struggle for liberation, to the compelling history of Africa and its many cultures told at the //hapo Museum.

Surrounded by water, the eternal flame lights the centre of Freedom Park. It is here that visitors can pause and reflect on the actions of those who changed the course of our history.

Surrounded by water, the eternal flame lights the centre of Freedom Park. It is here that visitors can pause and reflect on the actions of
those who changed the course of our history.

Gallery: //hapo Museum

Discover the vast story of Africa, and South Africa, at the //hapo interpretative centre, where the narrative starts at the dawn of time.
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Gallery: Wall of Names

S’khumbuto bears testimony to the various conflicts that shaped present-day South Africa and remembers those who died during these struggles. One of the symbolic elementsof S’khumbuto is the Wall of Names, inscribed with the names of those who played a significant part in the conflicts.
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Gallery: Eternal flame and ampitheatre

In the heart of Freedom Park burns the eternal flame, surrounded by tranquil water, where visitors can pause to give thanks to those who shaped our history. It sits at the base of the 2 000-seat amphitheatre, a terraced venue for national events and cultural celebrations.
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Gallery: Isivivane

The spiritual resting place for those who helped liberate South Africa, Isivivane is made up of the Lekgotla – the meeting place, built around the uMlahlankosi tree, and the Lesaka – the burial ground, marked by boulders from around the country.
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Gallery: A personal view of Freedom Park

See the iconic Freedom Park through the camera lens of former president Thabo Mbeki
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Annual Report 2015/16

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Venue Hire

With its award-winning architecture, breath-taking views of Pretoria and incredible atmosphere, Freedom Park offers an ideal venue for all events.

Virtual Tour

Get a glimpse of what Freedom Park has to offer; from the places of remembrance, the tales of our past, and the celebration of our cultures. Take a virtual tour.